Logistics Supervisor Chemical Manufacturing - LA #5402
New Orleans, LA
Job title Logistics Supervisor Chemical Manufacturing - LA #5402 Relocation Yes Location New Orleans Louisiana Reporting to the Director of Manufacturing, the Logistics Supervisor is responsible for management of the warehouse and shipping activities, overseeing the loading/unloading of outgoing/incoming material, and supervision of Logistics and Warehouse personnel.? Manage and direct site logistics process, including all shipping activities and daily site warehouse activities.? Manage warehouse personnel, including manpower scheduling, vacation management, training, performance management and discipline.? Manage Logistics Loader and all incoming and outgoing material handling of products? Coordinate shipment schedules for all incoming trucks.? Create and maintain database and spreadsheet files and prepare, update and run various reports, including orders, and maintain through SAP system.? Resolve issues regarding container availability, transportation delays, shipment delays or other logistics issues.? Provide technical ability and support for al logistics activities.? Insure regulatory compliance with all DOT qualifications.? Provide assistance with railcar tracking as needed.? Review and reconcile all freight and railroad billing for payment.? Primary interface with 3rd party logistics providers, external logistics personnel and internal supply chain personnel.? Interact with operations and the lab to coordinate product shipment and on-time delivery to customers.? Interface with carriers to insure shipping vessels arrive on time for loading and leave on time for delivery.? Create pick tickets for export of orders.? Participate on various teams; support and serve as a member of the Taft Leadership Team. Applicant Profile ? High-school degree, AS or BS in Business/Logistics preferred, with 3- five years background in chemical manufacturing environment managing logistics process.? Thorough knowledge of logistics and shipping/receiving processes? Background in various types of vessel handling? Familiarity with bills of lading.? Background with and knowledge of DOT regulatory compliance? Able to develop creative solutions to problems and lead and work efficiently in a team environment with internal and external customers? Able to apply technical understanding to practical, cost effective solutions? Able to prioritize and follow up on tasks, and perform responsibilities efficiently and timely? Demonstrate leadership and initiative in managing activities in a fast-paced and dynamic workplace atmosphere.? Able to juggle multiple requests and meet multiple deadlines? Effective issue solving, and decision-making skills; can think on your feet ? Must have excellent interpersonal and communication abilities.? Must be confident, self-motivated and possess an ability to think strategically.? Computer literacy, specifically SAP, Excel, or other spreadsheet application? Good work ethic and dependable Bottom line qualifications we need notes on with applicant submittal: 1. High-school degree required. AS or BS in Business/Logistics preferred.2. 3+ years of background in a chemical manufacturing environment managing logistics process.3. Thorough knowledge of logistics and shipping/receiving processes.4. Background in various types of vessel handling.5. Familiarity with bills of lading.6. Background with and knowledge of DOT regulatory compliance.
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